Pentax has announced a new sub-£100 entry-level AA-battery powered compact camera. The Optio E70L features a 10.1-megapixel CCD, 3x optical zoom lens and a 2.4-inch LCD monitor with a resolution of 112k dots. Additional features include digital shake reduction, 11MB of internal memory and an ISO range of 80 to 6400.
Shooting options include face recognition for up to 10 faces at once, auto mode and various scene modes. It will be available later this month with a recommended price of £99.99.
Link: Pentax UK